Finance

Jul 20, 2008
Discount shoe retailer Shoe Pavilion Inc. announced on Saturday that it...
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Jul 20, 2008
A just-released survey from Deloitte warns the nation’s retailers that not...
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Jul 20, 2008
Weis Markets Inc., the operator of a supermarket chain, said Monday its...
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Jul 17, 2008
Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Inc. (A&P) said Friday it swung to a...
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Jul 17, 2008
More and more U.S. consumers are taking steps to compensate for rising gas...
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Jul 17, 2008
Starbucks Corp. has named all 600 company-owned stores it plans to close...
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Jul 17, 2008
The Talbots announced Friday that it has finalized the terms of the...
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Financially Speaking

The Impact of Online Sales Tax

By Jonathan Barsade, founder and CEO, Exactor
For more than a decade, federal and state lawmakers have attempted to craft legislation to regulate the collection of sales tax on Internet purchases. The Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 passed the Senate in May with bipartisan support.
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Deals/M&A

Global Payments acquires PayPros
Global Payments Inc. will acquire Payment Processing, Inc. (PayPros). PayPros, based in California, is a provider of fully-integrated payment solutions for 58,000 small-to-medium sized retailers in the U.S.
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Newsmakers

eBay reports strong Q4 quarter; Carl Icahn looks to spin off PayPal
eBay posted a profit of $850 million, compared with earnings of $751 million a year ago, for its fourth quarter, ended Dec. 31, 2013, while revenues rose 13% to $4.5 billion, fueled by strong mobile results.
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